Funke Adekoya SAN

Arbitration Activities

Professional Qualifications
– 1986

Fellow, CIA

Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

– 2001

Chartered

Chartered Arbitrator

Institutional Memberships & Activities
01

Past Chairman

Nigerian Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

02

Former Vice President

Court of Arbitration, International Chambers of Commerce, Paris France.

03

Former Vice Pesident

International Council for Commercial Arbitration [ICCA].

04

Member

International Appointments Committee - Scottish Arbitration Association.

05

Member

African Regional Users Council - London Court of International Arbitration [LCIA].

06

Court Member

The Mediation And Arbitration Center Mauritius (MARC).

07

Court Member

Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC).

08

Member

Rules Committee of the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa.

09

Founding board member

Lagos Court of Arbitration.

10

Former member

Board of Trustees of the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration.

11

Member

Arbitration Foundation of South Africa’s International Arbitration Rules Drafting Committee’s Advisory Board. 

12

Member

ICCA-ASIL Task Force on Damages.

13

Member

ICCA’s African Working Group.

14

Trainer and Speaker

She has been invited to conduct arbitration training courses in Accra, Ghana and Kigali, Rwanda and is a regular speaker on arbitration law and practice both within and outside Nigeria.

Funke is listed by the following Arbitral Institutions on their Panels of Arbitrators.

Lagos Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration

Lagos Court of Arbitration

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC)

Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC)

Beijing International Arbitration Centre

Kigali International Arbitration Centre

Panel of Arbitrators of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID)